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Borough Election Information

The Borough Clerk's office is responsible for administering all Borough elections. The regular Borough election is held on the first Tuesday in October of each year to elect members to the Borough Assembly and School Board. Voter registration is administered by the State Division of Elections [see link below]. In order to be a qualified voter of the Borough you must be registered to vote in a state election not less than 30 days prior to the election.

OCTOBER 1, 2013 BOROUGH ELECTION RESULTS

 

VOTER INFORMATION

Borough Voter FAQ's

October 1, 2013 Borough Election Information Pamphlet

  For information regarding registering to vote, please visit the Alaska Division of Election website at www.elections.alaska.gov

 

BALLOT INFORMATION

Sample ballots will be available September 11, 2013.  The following seats for elected offices will be on the October 1, 2013 Borough ballot:

Borough Assembly -       (2) seats for three-year terms    

Borough School Board - (2) seats for three-year terms     

Sample Borough Only Ballot

Sample Borough-City Ketchikan Combined Ballot

Sample Borough-Saxman Precinct Combined Ballot

Sample Borough-South Tongass Service Area Combined Ballot

 

ABSENTEE VOTING    

By Mail:     Apply beginning January 1 for all elections within the calendar year   Absentee-by-Mail Ballot Request           

By Fax:      Apply beginning 15 days prior to the Borough election    Electronic Absentee Ballot Request                              

In Person:  Vote at the Borough Clerk's office beginning 15 days prior to the Borough election

 

CANDIDATE AND PUBLIC OFFICIAL INFORMATION

Filing for Office FAQ's

Filing for Borough offices occurs annually between August 1 and 25. Nominating petitions are made available by the Borough Clerk no sooner than 30 days prior to the filing period. All candidates must file an Alaska Public Offices Commission Financial Disclosure Form along with their nominating petition.  For information regarding candidate and public official disclosure statements contact Alaska Public Offices Commission: http://doa.alaska.gov/apoc/   

Qualifications for Borough Assembly Candidate:

  • Registered to vote in the Ketchikan Gateway Borough thirty days prior to the election
  • Borough resident for at least one year prior to the election

Qualifications for Borough School Board Candidate:

  • Registered to vote in the Ketchikan Gateway Borough thirty days prior to the election
  • Borough resident for at least 30 days prior to the election

 

History of Elected Officials (1963-Present for School Board and Borough Assembly)

History of Ballot Propositions (1963-Present)

Election information and statistics (1963-Present
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KETCHIKAN GATEWAY BOROUGH PRECINCT AND POLLING PLACE INFORMATION

PRECINCT LOCATION
Ketchikan No. 1 Schoenbar Middle School, 217 Schoenbar Road
Ketchikan No. 2 The Plaza, 2417 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan No. 3 Ketchikan AMHS Ferry Terminal, 3501 Tongass Avenue
North Tongass No. 1 North Tongass Fire Station No. 6, 7550 North Tongass Highway
North Tongass No. 2 North Tongass Fire Station No. 8, 13110 North Tongass Highway
Saxman Saxman Community Center, 2841 S. Tongass Highway
South Tongass Fawn Mountain Elementary School, 400 Old Homestead Road